Puerto De Luna, NM Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Puerto De Luna, New Mexico - Basic Facts

The Puerto de Luna Census Designated Place had a population of 141 as of July 1, 2015. Puerto De Luna ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in New Mexico. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Puerto De Luna is located at latitude 34.8297 and longitude -104.6222 in Guadalupe County. The formal boundaries for the Puerto de Luna Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 14.18 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Guadalupe County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,495 feet.

The Puerto de Luna Census Designated Place has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Puerto De Luna population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Puerto De Luna: PDL.

Puerto de Luna Census Designated Place, NM Boundary Map

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Puerto De Luna, NM Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)

POPULATION

Total Population 141
Population in Households 72
Population in Familes 60
Population in Group Qrtrs 69
Population Density1 10
Diversity Index2 68
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 59
Average Household Size 1.22
Family Households 41
Average Family Size 2

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 90 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 45 (50.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 14 (15.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 31 (34.4%)
Median Home Value $144,444
Average Home Value $178,409
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $32,287
Average Household Income $41,120
Per Capita Income $9,606
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.0% 0.0%
Households 0.0% 0.0%
Families -0.9% 0.0%
Median Household Income   0.34%
Per Capita Income   1.13%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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Puerto De Luna, NM - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Puerto De Luna to the other 443 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Mexico by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 345 22nd
Population Density1 # 429 4th
Diversity Index2 # 197 56th
Median Household Income # 319 28th
Per Capita Income # 435 2nd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Mexico Census Data Comparison Tool.